David Felder

SUNY Distinguished Professor

Birge-Cary Chair in Music Composition

Ph.D. University of California at San Diego

116 Slee Hall
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY 14260

tel: (716) 645-0658
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Daivd Felder

Compositions

Below is a list of works, most with audio or video excerpts. Other audio excerpts can be found on SoundCloud and video excerpts on YouTube.

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Journal

(1990)
for chamber orchestra
Commissioned by Indiana University Music of Our Time Festival
~ 12'
Recorded on Bridge 9049
Performed by June in Buffalo Orchestra
Harvey Sollberger, conductor

Between

(1990)
for solo percussion, large orchestra
Commissioned by N.E.A. Consortium Commission

Third Face

(1998)
for string quartet
Commissioned by Arditti Quartet and North American New Music Festival
~ 10'
Recorded on Bridge 9049
Performed by Arditti String Quartet

La Dura Fria Hora

(1986)
for chamber chorus and orchestra
Commissioned by Brooklyn Philharmonic

La Dura Fria Hora

(1986)
for voices a cappella

Three Lines from Twenty Poems

(1987)
for chamber orchestra
Commissioned with support from Research Foundation of SUNY
~ 8.5'
Recorded on Bridge 9049
Performed by June in Buffalo Orchestra
Brad Lubman, conductor

Crossfire

(1986-1992)
for trombone, violin, flute, percussion

consists of four individual works:

  • BoxMan
  • Another Face
  • November Sky
  • In Between
Commissioned by N.E.A. Inter-Arts and La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art

BoxMan

(1986-88, electronic rev. 1999)
for amplified solo trombone/Max-MSP processing
can be presented as media work with video walls
Commissioned by Miles Anderson, N.E.A. Inter-Arts Program, Hallwalls, Inc., Ars Electronica Festival of Linz, Austria
Recorded on Albany 1153
Performed by Miles Anderson, trombone/electronics

Another Face

(1987)
for solo violin
can be presented as media work with video walls
Commissioned by Janos Negyesy and Karen Bentley
Performed by Movses Pogossian, violin

Coleccion Nocturna

(1984)
for clarinet, piano, orchestra, tape (optional)
Commissioned with funds from American Music Center and Steve Horn
~ 20'
Recorded on EMF 033
Performed by June in Buffalo Orchestra
Jean Kopperud, clarinets
James Winn, piano
Harvey Sollberger, conductor

Coleccion Nocturna

(1983)
for clarinet, piano, tape
Commissioned by William Powell and Zita Carno
Recorded on Mode 89
Eric Huebner, piano
Jean Kopperud, clarinet
Performed at Timucua White House
Orlando, Florida
March, 2010

Rocket Summer

(1979, rev. 1983)
for solo piano
Commissioned by Stephan Zegree, Western Michigan Universtiy
Recorded on Albany 1418
Eric Huebner, piano
Performed at Timucua White House
Orlando, Florida
March, 2010

Rondage/Cycle

(1977, rev. 1983)
for trumpet (trombone) with amplification and delay, piano, percussion, digital synthesizer, tape
revised with choreography by Elizabeth Well Bergman and synclavier II (1983)
Commissioned by Miami University Ensemble for New Music

Passageways II

(1980)
for ensemble
Commissioned by Ensemble Nova, University of California, Santa Cruz

Nexus

(1975)
for solo bass trombone
Performed by Stefan Sanders, bass trombone

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